Earring (?)

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Begarawiyeh (Meroe), N. XX Room B, mastaba

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21-12-163a-b

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Solid gold loop earring with gold ball attached at the bottom of the loop.

Provenance

Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.From Meroe, N. XX Room B, mastaba

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition